Homeopathy Medicine for Shortness Of Breath
The medical term for shortness of breath, known as dyspnea and occasionally referred to as “air hunger,”
It can be challenging to identify and treat dyspnea because it can have a wide range of causes, ranging from mild and transient to serious and persistent.
SYMPTOMS OF DYSPNEA
- breathlessness following exercise or as a result of a medical condition
- breathing issues causing a feeling of suffocation or smothering
- Labored breathing
- Tightness in the chest
- Rapid, shallow breathing
- Heart palpitations
Dyspnea may indicate a serious medical condition if it manifests suddenly or if the symptoms are severe.
CAUSES OF DYSPNEA
A person may experience episodes of dyspnea after strenuous exercise, while ascending to a high altitude, or when experiencing significant changes in temperature, and these symptoms are not always directly related to their health.
Exercise can help with symptoms when dyspnea is associated with a serious health problem, though it can also be a sign of being out of shape or simply being unfit.
Acute dyspnea is the term used to describe sudden onset of shortness of breath.
There are several potential causes of acute dyspnea.
- breathing passages by choking on something or by breathing something that does so.
- Allergic reactions
- significant blood loss, which causes anemia
- exposure to carbon monoxide at high concentrations
- Heart failure
- Low blood pressure is known as hypotension.
- A blood clot in a lung artery is known as a pulmonary embolism.
- Collapsed lung
- Hiatal hernia
People who are near the end of their lives frequently experience dyspnea.
Chronic dyspnea is a medical condition that affects people who have shortness of breath for more than a month.
Possible causes of persistent dyspnea include:
- Heart problems
- Scarring of the lung tissue is a symptom of the illness interstitial pulmonary fibrosis.
Breathing difficulties may also be brought on by other lung issues.
- Traumatic lung injury
- Lung cancer
- Inflammation of the lung-peripheral tissues is known as pleurisy.
- An excessive amount of fluid builds up in the lungs, causing pulmonary edema.
- When the blood pressure in the arteries leading to the lungs rises, it is known as pulmonary hypertension.
- Sarcoidosis is a condition in which the lungs develop clumps of inflammatory cells.
The following heart conditions have also been connected to breathlessness:
- Various heart muscle disorders known as cardiomyopathies
- Heart rhythm problems
- Heart failure
- Whenever the heart’s surrounding tissue becomes inflamed, it is known as pericarditis.
- Asthma symptoms include dyspnea.
- People who have dyspnea may find it more difficult to breathe when exposed to environmental pollutants like chemicals, fumes, dust, and smoke.
- It’s possible for asthma sufferers to experience episodes of dyspnea after being exposed to allergens like pollen or mold.
- Smoking tobacco is one of many pollutants that can be avoided and self-administered.
- Emphysema, chronic bronchitis, and other obstructive lung conditions are included in the term COPD.
- Breathing becomes very challenging under all of these circumstances.
COMPLICATIONS OF DYSPNOEA
Low blood oxygen levels, which are a possible cause of dyspnea and can result in hypoxia or hypoxemia, can impair consciousness and cause other serious symptoms.
HOMEOPATHIC MEDICINE FOR DYSPNEA
ARSENIC ALBUM :Very helpful medication for asthmatic patients who experience dyspnea. Administered when breathing becomes difficult, wheezing, and constricted airways occur. When suffocating attacks occur and become worse at night.
ANTIM TART:** Effective medications for dyspnea accompanied by cough. Effective for shortness of breath with a cough that causes mucus to rattle in the chest. There is a sense of suffocation in addition to gasping for air.
IPECAC :When someone becomes stiff and blue from shortness of breath, it is advised to give them this medication. It is useful for dyspnoea with a sudden, intense cough. It is given when vomiting may accompany the cough. It has a suffocating and strangling feeling.AMMON CARB :helpful for people who experience dyspnea even after taking a few steps to move around.
STANNUM MET :Useful for dyspnea, which is shortness of breath accompanied by a tightening in the chest when moving around. Also given for weakness or sudden, severe chest pain.LACHESIS :Useful for dyspnea that occurs while sleeping, useful for shortness of breath when breathing is difficult in a warm room, very helpful for dyspnea that occurs while sleeping, recommended when the patient wakes up from sleep and rushes to open a window to breathe, and recommended when tight clothing is intolerable around the chest and throat.